Thursday, September 24, 2015

Imperialism, part 1

What are some examples of the influence of the imperialism questions in modern American life?

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Monday, September 21, 2015

Gilded Age

In what ways do Andrew Carnegie’s “The Gospel of Wealth” and the Populist Platform represent the values of the Gilded Age? Where do the two documents agree and disagree? You may use additional examples or sources to support your point.

***Note: this could be an essay question, but please DO NOT write an essay in the comments. One idea/example per comment, please! Feel free to comment multiple times and respond to your classmates’ comments, but limit your answers to a few sentences.

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